Abducted Springfield baby found safe; now in the care of Texas authorities

BROOKSHIRE, Tx. A missing Missouri baby was found Monday afternoon in Brookshire, Texas, just west of Katy.

According to police 1 year-old Eli Bandurovskiy is safe and doing well. He was abducted by his biological father, Viktor Bandurovskiy, on Friday in Springfield. An Amber Alert was issued Sunday night.

They were found on Christmas Day in Texas after leaving a Springfield motel three days ago. Bandurovskiy was arrested on a warrant issued for parental kidnapping.

The video shows the child being taken from Brookshire Police into Child Protective Service’s custody.